The IOC executive board recommended on Wednesday that boxing should keep its place at the Tokyo Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport’s amateur version, should be suspended. The IOC have instead set up a task force, led by IOC…
The Olympic official hastily put in charge of organising the Tokyo 2020 boxing competition admitted Thursday he was “totally unprepared” for his appointment, but vowed he would put athletes’ interests first. The IOC tapped Morinari Watanabe from the Japanese Olympic Committee to run a
Former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi broke down one key element that sets boxing apart from MMA.
Keith Thurman vowed to retire Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao on Wednesday as the two fighters traded verbal jabs ahead of the World Boxing Association battle for welterweight supremacy. The undefeated Thurman, 30, takes on Pacquiao in Las Vegas on July 20 in a contest that pits the WBA’
Dealing a blow to Olympic boxing officials after months of investigations, the IOC has set up a vote next month on removing the sport’s governing body AIBA from organizing bouts at the 2020 Tokyo Games. The International Olympic Committee’s executive board on Wednesday proposed suspending AIBA
The IOC said in a statement that it would instead set up a task force to organize the boxing competitions, including the qualification events to be held between January and May. The recommendations came as the IOC published a 30-page report following …
Boxing should keep its place at next year’s Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport’s amateur version, should be suspended, the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) executive board recommended on Wednesday. The IOC said in a statement that it would instead
Boxing should keep its place at next year’s Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport’s amateur version, should be suspended, the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) executive board recommended on Wednesday. The decision followed an IOC inquiry into the finances
The International Olympic Committee recommended Wednesday that amateur boxing’s governing body be stripped of its right to organise the event at Tokyo 2020, but said the sport should still feature at the Games. The guidance from the IOC’s executive board — almost certain to be rubber-stamped
Keith Thurman has begun the trash talking with a bold prediction ahead of his fight with Manny Pacquiao scheduled for July 20.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Manny Pacquiao will get back into the ring on July 20 to face unbeaten welterweight champion Keith Thurman in what could be a highlight fight of the summer.
Deontay Wilder is ready to "fight anyone" after his brutal World Boxing Council heavyweight title defence but a showdown with Anthony Joshua is unlikely to happen this year. Wilder demolished Dominic Breazeale with a devastating first round …
Heavyweight Deontay Wilder put his name alongside that of Mike Tyson on Saturday night by doing something very reminiscent of Iron Mike’s glory days. In a mandatory title defense preceded by plenty of bad blood and talk of extreme violence, Wilder made quick work of challenger Dominic Breazeale,
The "Bronze Bomber" is everything that is right about boxing.
Undefeated Deontay Wilder brutally knocked out Dominic Breazeale in the first round of their grudge match Saturday night to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title. Wilder, who has one of the most destructive right hands in heavyweight…